Blue Mesa Water Database

Blue Mesa, Gunnison, Crested Butte, Montrose

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Water Summary
Today is day 51 of 366 for the Water Year 2020. We are 14% through the Water Year.
Last Reading: 7499.04 on Nov 19, 2019
Blue Mesa was last within 2" of this elevation on Nov 18, 2019

Elevation & Content Water Inflow Data Blue Mesa Dam Release Data
Blue Mesa is 20.96 feet below Full Pool (Elevation 7520.00 )

By content, Blue Mesa is 78.78% of Full Pool (829,500 af)
Total inflows for water year 2020: 53,293 acre feet

This is 86.71% of the November 19th average of 61,464 acre feet
Total releases for water year 2020: 136,211 acre feet

This is 15.78% of last year's release of 863,400 acre feet
During WY 2020, water storage has fallen by 82,333 AF and total outflows have exceeded total inflows by 82,918 AF
Inflows for WY 2020 are 146.9% of WY 2019          Rivers feeding Blue Mesa are running at 98.35% of the Nov 20th avg. Click for Details

Blue Mesa is up 60.64 feet from one year ago.    Blue Mesa is at low for water year and down 9.54 feet from the high.

View Acre Feet     Last 14 Measurements
Blue Mesa is down -2.36 feet over these measurements

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP
Tue, Nov 19, 2019
7499.04
-0.08
653474
651
977
n/a
n/a
Mon, Nov 18, 2019
7499.12
-0.21
654128
335
1198
n/a
n/a
Sun, Nov 17, 2019
7499.33
-0.56
655847
509
1372
n/a
n/a
Sat, Nov 16, 2019
7499.54
0.21
657568
0
1375
n/a
n/a
Fri, Nov 15, 2019
7499.71
0.38
658963
633
1374
n/a
n/a
Thu, Nov 14, 2019
7499.89
-0.22
660441
466
1373
n/a
n/a
Wed, Nov 13, 2019
7500.11
-0.19
662249
567
1351
n/a
n/a
Tue, Nov 12, 2019
7500.30
-0.19
663813
593
1378
n/a
n/a
Mon, Nov 11, 2019
7500.49
-0.20
665378
543
1371
n/a
n/a
Sun, Nov 10, 2019
7500.69
-0.16
667028
669
1330
n/a
n/a
Sat, Nov 09, 2019
7500.85
-0.18
668349
624
1369
n/a
n/a
Fri, Nov 08, 2019
7501.03
-0.17
669836
657
1361
n/a
n/a
Thu, Nov 07, 2019
7501.20
-0.20
671242
539
1368
n/a
n/a
Wed, Nov 06, 2019
7501.40
-0.17
672898
662
1367
n/a
n/a
Averages of List
7500.19
-0.14
662943.86
532.00
1326.00
n/a
n/a

Averages for November 20th

AVERAGE TYPE ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP
Since Filled
7488.11
-0.09
575288.67
504.84
882.61
43.51
13.74
All-Time
7488.11
-0.09
575288.67
504.84
882.61
43.51
13.74

Last 10 November 20th's data records

DATE MEASURED ELEVATION CHANGE CONTENT INFLOW (cfs) OUTFLOW (cfs) HIGH TEMP LOW TEMP
Tue, Nov 20, 2018
7438.16
-0.24
250471
375
968
40.0
3.0
Mon, Nov 20, 2017
7500.01
-0.09
661427
338
707
34.0
7.0
Sun, Nov 20, 2016
7492.80
-0.06
603301
366
522
54.0
19.0
Fri, Nov 20, 2015
7501.01
-0.13
669671
466
1004
44.0
21.0
Thu, Nov 20, 2014
7491.62
-0.01
594006
507
543
30.0
1.0
Wed, Nov 20, 2013
7458.41
0.13
361524
622
222
42.0
24.0
Tue, Nov 20, 2012
7452.27
0.05
325361
369
222
50.0
n/a
Sun, Nov 20, 2011
7497.65
-0.05
642149
468
668
48.2
17.6
Sat, Nov 20, 2010
7486.64
0.07
555481
504
231
44.6
32.0
Fri, Nov 20, 2009
7492.83
-0.03
603539
476
591
46.4
6.8
Averages of List
7481.14
-0.04
526693.00
449.10
567.80
43.32
14.60


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Measurements are taken at 11:59 pm of the date listed
Temperature data is from Gunnison, CO
CHANGE represents water elevation change from previous day

Units used in each measurement:
Elevation - Feet above sea level
Change - Feet difference over previous measurement
Content - Acre Feet
Inflow - Average Cubic Feet / Second over entire 24 hour period
Outflow - Average Cubic Feet / Second over entire 24 hour period
All Temps - Degrees Farhenheit
The Water Year runs from October 1 to September 30 of the next year
Acre Feet = 1 * Flow CFS
TP = Total Precipitation



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The water year runs from Oct 1 - Sept 30
*Air temp data is sourced from (Prev 24 Hr Extremes):    Gunnison, CO Weather
Water data sourced from Blue Mesa Source Data
Weather forecast for Gunnison, CO
All data is provisional and subject to review and modification


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